Gator QB honored by SEC
Posted: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 7:00 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is the Southeastern Conference offensive player of the week.
The league honored Missouri strong safety Kenronte Walker and Auburn placekicker Cody Parkey Monday for the top defensive and special teams performances, respectively.
Driskel completed 14 of 20 passes for 219 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 81 yards in Florida’s win at Tennessee.
Walker had a pass deflection and interception to finish two late goal line stands in Missouri’s 24-20 win over Arizona State.
Parkey kicked the game-winning 35-yard field goal in overtime of Auburn’s win over Louisiana-Monroe.
Alabama guard Chance Warmack is the offensive lineman of the week and South Carolina’s Jadoveon Clowney won defensive honors.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manizel is freshman of the week. Published in The Messenger 9.18.12